Issaquah, known as the "Trailhead City," is home to more than 36,000 people. Cougar Mountain, Squak Mountain, and Tiger Mountain make up the Issaquah Alps, which attract outdoor enthusiasts from all over the region. This area has everything you could desire in terms of shopping, entertainment, and outdoor recreation.
With a growing population of over 36,000 people, Issaquah attracts home buyers who enjoy a charming small-town community feeling, the natural beauty of Cougar Mountain trails and Lake Sammamish State Park, celebrated performances at the Village Theater, festivals and special events like Salmon Days, and recreational adventures like paragliding and mountain biking. Excellent schools are another draw for home buyers with families.
Many homes in Issaquah can be found in neighborhoods around Lake Sammamish, in the Issaquah Highlands, in Talus, or on Tiger and Squak Mountains. Whether home buyers are downsizing to smaller homes and condominiums or up-sizing to larger family homes, Issaquah's attractions are hard to beat.